2006 Poujeaux 750ml

France - Bordeaux - Moulis | Cru Bourgeois/ Red / Bordeaux Blend   |     Watch

IWC 87-89   Collector 89
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Professional Reviews For This Wine

International Wine Cellar | Rating: 87-89

(57% cabernet sauvignon, 36% merlot and 7% petit verdot) Medium ruby. Black cherry and a floral perfume on the ripe nose. Round and rich, but with a firm edge of acidity giving the wine shape. Offers a restrained sweetness. Solidly structured but not hard. Finishes with palate-dusting tannins. Another very good performance by this consistent property.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 132

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Collector Reviews For This Wine

Rating: 89
Author: tk01
Trust Rating: 90
Tasted On: 08/29/2015

Rating: 89
Author: Tato
Trust Rating: 98
Tasted On: 03/17/2011
Drink Dates: 2011-2014
Still young but ready to drink in my view. Medium to strong bodied, good tannins, long taste with cherry notes, sweet final. Very good value for money.

Average rating: 82, based on 3 reviews

Collector Data For This Wine

215 bottles owned by 51 collectors.

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About This Producer

Located in Moulis, a Medoc commune without any classed growth estates, Chateau Poujeaux is one of the top properties in this tiny region. Designated as a Cru Bourgeois estate, Chateau Poujeaux maintains 52 ha. of vineyards which sit on a solid gravel foundation. The vineyards are comprised of approximately 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc, and 5% Petit Verdot, with an average vine age of 35 years. All fruit is harvested by hand, and the wines are aged in 50% new and 50% neutral oak barrels for up to one year.

Wine Varietal: Bordeaux Blend

Six varieties are permitted to be used in a red Bordeaux blend: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Petit Verdot, and, less frequently, Carmenere. Each lends a specific characteristic to the finished blends, most of which are dominated by large percentages of either Cabernet Sauvignon, which brings aromatics and age-ability, or Merlot, which adds softness and body. In the Bordeaux region, Cabernet blends are found on the Left Bank and Merlot on the Right.

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